optimist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French optimiste, from Latin optimus (best).

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Noun[edit]

optimist (plural optimists)

  1. a person who expects a favourable outcome
  2. a believer in optimism

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist c (singular definite optimisten, plural indefinite optimister)

  1. optimist
    Antonym: pessimist

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French optimiste, from Latin optimus +‎ -ist.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɔp.tiˈmɪst/
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  • Hyphenation: op‧ti‧mist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

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optimist m (plural optimisten, diminutive optimistje n, feminine optimiste)

  1. optimist
    Antonym: pessimist

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist m (definite singular optimisten, indefinite plural optimister, definite plural optimistene)

  1. an optimist (a person who expects a favourable outcome, or a believer in optimism)
    Antonym: pessimist

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist m (definite singular optimisten, indefinite plural optimistar, definite plural optimistane)

  1. an optimist (as above)
    Antonym: pessimist

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French optimiste.

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Adjective[edit]

optimist m or n (feminine singular optimistă, masculine plural optimiști, feminine and neuter plural optimiste)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist c

  1. optimist

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Declension of optimist 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative optimist optimisten optimister optimisterna
Genitive optimists optimistens optimisters optimisternas